1970s Dior column-shaped drop earrings with crystalsY2K black sleeveless Dior dress with pink hemlineY2K Christian Dior black leather hobo bag with porthole1970s Dior fish-shaped brooch in mixed materials1960s Christian Dior round clip-on earrings studded with zirconia

The luxury maison

Christian Dior

The history of the luxury maison par excellence begins after the second post -war period, in a Paris full of desire for revenge. People have a deep desire for freedom and beauty. He wants to "new" and to leave the ugliness of a black period behind.

Y2K Chanel Uniform in white cotton1990s Chanel bucket bag in antique pink leatherY2K Top Gun glasses by Chanel with black and silver frames.Y2K Chanel camellia-shaped black broochY2K Chanel Uniform shirt in black with beige profiles and 3/4 sleeves

The stylist who revolutionized the world

Coco Chanel

Year after year, decade after decade, the Maison Chanel writes the history of fashion. Always the same and at the same time always different, the icon pieces of the brand have made dreams of women dream of women from all over the world, symbols of a resolute, independent, unscrupulous and refined femininity at the same time.

Y2K Krizia oversized orange shirtY2K Krizia sheer black sleeveless top with beads and sequins2010 Krizia evening gown in silver silk with feathers and rhinestones1990s Krizia minidress in black tulle and rubber1990s Krizia silver evening dress with beads

The vintage godmother of the Pret a Porter

Crazy Krizia

Krizia, aka Maria Mandelli, also called Crazy Krizia because of her eccentric style and for her particular use of the materials, is remembered today mainly for the knitwear, for perfumes and for having created in 1971, when still the lengths of fashion The first version of the hot pants were exclusively between Midi and Midi.

2010 Dolce&Gabbana python slingbacks Y2K Dolce & Gabbana sandals in floral fabricY2K Dolce & Gabbana handbag in burgundy velvet with glitter2010 silk carré Dolce&Gabbana scarf Y2K Dolce&Gabbana 5-pocket slim-cut  jeans

Love for Italy

Dolce & Gabbana

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana - Dolce & Gabbana and, for a period D&G, - they are all hated and loves Italy. Luxury, unconditional love for the "handmade", crafts, couture and tailoring. At the same time they are tradition (which sometimes leads to traditionalism), opulence (which sometimes leads to ostentation), and patriotism (which sometimes flows into parochialism).

1990s Gianfranco Ferré long multi-strand pearl necklace 1980s Gianfranco Ferré' clip-on earrings in black synthetic material1980s Gianfranco Ferré sea-themed clip-on earrings 1980s Gianfranco Ferré  golden chain necklace with rhinestones1980s Gianfranco Ferré round wooden bangle

The architect of Made in Italy

Gianfranco Ferrè

Graduating in architecture from the Polytechnic of Milan, often defined as the architect of fashion, Gianfranco Ferré is one of the stylists on whom both the excellence and the myth of Made in Italy are founded and the Italian version of the prêt-à-porter, e That is, a less "living room" and more democratic concept.

1960s Gucci handbag in brown leatherY2K black Gucci dress with brick-colored lining and profiles1960s Gucci handbag in dark blue leather with jewelled clasp2010 Gucci handbag in python1960s Gucci three-compartment evening handbag in  dark blue leather

The brand with a thousand faces


Despite having undergone multiple evolutions and transformations even radical over the years, the years of the Dolce Vita are mainly associated with Gucci. At that time the brand became an emblem of Made in Italy, and products such as the Bamboo Bag, the iconic moccasin and the Foulard Flora begin to be sported by characters of the caliber of Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Jane Birkin and Jackie Onassis, at which is dedicated to the famous Jackie O.

1980s black Hermès short-sleeved linen shirt1990s Hermès pants in ivory silk1990s cream-colored Hermès palazzo pants in silk crepe1990s red felt Hermès clutch bag with zipper closureY2K Hermès Lindy bag in burgundy leather

Vintage collector


One of the peculiarities of the Hermès brand, founded in the nineteenth century by Thierry Hermès and today owned by the fifth generation of the Hermès family, is in having managed to pass with extreme nonchalance from the articles for horse riding to the world of luxury.

Y2K Jean Paul Gaultier midi length white trench2010 Jean Paul Gaultier oversize black trench1990s Jean Paul Gaultier dark green miniskirt with colourful liningBlack Y2K Jean Paul Gaultier wrap skirt with trimming detail

Enfant terrible

Jean Paul Gaultier

In the case of Jean Paul Gaultier, not surprisingly known as enfant terrible, more than fashionable it is appropriate to talk about distortion. From the use of the skirt for humans, passing through the iconic Breton Stripe sailor t-shirt, to the provocative reinterpretation of the corset, such as the one with the conical breasts designed for Madonna, to the most ironic and transversal stylist of all time goes the merit goes to have literally overturned the concept of style.

Pirovano black  cocktail dress, 60s

The Vintage Milanese


Pirovano represents the "bourgeois fashion", with its values ​​of decorum, good taste, decency. With its beautiful craft bags and incredible embroidered clothes, with warm colors and a slightly Renaissance flavor, the brand helped to create the Milanese style, which finds its first definitions in the sixties.

Y2K Prada light brown leather handbag 2010 Prada suede sandal with wedgeY2K Prada black, white and silver leather pumps2010 Miu Miu sandal brown crocodile print2010 Miu Miu grey sandals with jewelled heel

Prada and/is Miuccia Prada

The story of Prada, understood both as the story of Miuccia Prada and as the story of the Prada brand is in fact the history of Italian fashion.

1970s Roberta Di Camerino burgundy cotton polo shirt1970s Roberta Di Camerino polo shirt in white cotton1970s Roberta Di Camerino polo shirt in yellow cotton1970s Roberta Di Camerino sky-blue polo shirt in lightweight cotton1970s Roberta di Camerino short-sleeved T-shirt in fuchsia stretch cotton

High fashion vintage

Roberta Di Camerino

Roberta Di Camerino is actually called Giuliana Coen and was born in Venice in 1920. The name "Roberta di Camerino" was born from the union between "Roberta", name of Giuliana's daughter, and "Camerino", surname of her husband.

1990s Olivier Valentino pants in grey and brown melange linen.Y2K Valentino mask sunglasses with rhinestonesValentino Boutique 1990s grey blazer with green and red check pattern.1980s Valentino Miss V dark green women suit in woolY2K Red Valentino short pleated skirt in beige

Vintage red carpet


The Valentino style has little to do with short -term seasonal trends, rather with the search for absolute beauty, between the work of art and the object of fashion, between poetry and ornament. Valentino clothes are dresses from Red Carpet, from the night of the Oscar, from Festival del Cinema, and from Museo della Fashion, but also pay homage to that history of Italy made of traditions, crafts and everyday life.

Y2K Gianni Versace python tote bag Y2K Versus purple minidress with rhinestones on the straps1990s Versace jeans Couture slip dress, floral print on black background1990s Gianni Versace light green jacket and skirt suit in cool wool1990s Versus multicolor skirt in acetate

The fashion revolution


Giovanni Maria Versace, called Gianni, originally from Calabria and founder of the Versace fashion house is considered one of the most revolutionary stylists of all time, capable of distorting the world of couture.

1980s Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche burgundy cotton sleeveless top1970s Yves Saint Laurent in brwn silk with puffed sleeves1970s Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche with puff sleeves1990s Yves Saint Laurent necklace with black and blue agates1990s Yves Saint Laurent with blue agate and velvet ribbon

The fashion enfant of fashion

Yves Saint Laurent

In an era made mainly of creative directors, in which knowing how to communicate fashion it becomes almost more important than knowing how to do it, to Yves Henri Donat Mathieu Saint -Laurent it is up to all the honors the title of designer - one of the last real French couturies, capable to mix the tradition of the Savoir-Faire with the social revolts of his time. If Chanel is recognized as the merit of having invented the twentieth century for women, in Saint Laurent, creator of women's tuxedo, is attributed that of inventing the strength of individuality, without distinction of sex or color.